Sosua offers one of the largest selection of leisure tours, including eco challenges such as zip lining tours, El Choco caves national park, off road dirt bikes, buggy trips, Terra Cross Tours and trekking in the mountains near Mount Isabel De Torres. Historic sites such as the Jewish Museum are a must visit, to see how it all started in Sosua back in the 1940`s when Jewish refugees had to flee and found a second chance in this tropical island. Diving is one of the greatest experiences for many travelers because of the variety of spots available, such as 3 rocks, which is a group of 3 large coral heads that serve as home for a variety of tropical fish and plants.
Snorkeling is also a very popular tour in Sosua, and the crystal clear waters of Sosua bay provide an excellent display of colorful fish and underwater sea life. Diving agencies such as Superior Dive Sosua provide a wide range of diving tours, fully equipped and experienced. Anglers that come to enjoy Sosua Fishing at its best with top boats departing from Sosua Bay. Mel Tours can arrange all the tours for you and save you the time and effort, letting you enjoy the most of your Caribbean vacation in the Dominican Republic. Other yachts in Sosua are booked for fishing tours via the Sosua Fishing website, the official fishing guide for the North Atlantic town.
Sosua ATV tours across the local villages, farms and rivers take the visitors to a 3-hour experience on various routes including Bella Vista, Martinico, Yasica and pristine waterfalls in secluded locations, truly spectacular. ATVs can take 2 passengers and the tour includes a support crew. The main routes are in the village of Montellano, the outback of Sosua and La Uva in Puerto Plata.
A top choice tour most travelers to the North Dominican Republic will ask for is the Sosua Catamaran Party. Yachting in a wider private boat along the North beaches is the best gift friends can share together. The catamaran tours depart from the bay, fully staffed and provide snacks and refreshments to all the guests. Snorkeling is part of the tour, with stops at various spots where tropical fish gather, becoming a unique photo op for those who jump to snorkel. Make sure to book ahead of time, it is in high demand for yacht parties.
ZIP LINING TOUR
SNORKELING IN SOSUA
SOSUA FISHING CHARTERS
Fishing in the North Atlantic is a great adventure thanks to the variety of species found in its waters:
- Mahi Mahi
- Blue Marlin
- Yellow Fin Tuna
- Sail Fish
- Jack Fish
- Red Snapper
- White Marlin
And many more for trolling and bottom fishing in Sosua`s waters.
DIVING IN SOSUA
The yacht is always anchored in the bay ready for the next adventure to catch the Mahi Mahi, Wahoo, sailfish, tunas and other prized fish of the Dominican Republic`s North coast. Surfing in Encuentro beach and kite surfing is just a 5-minute drive, in world famous Cabarete. The now famous Monkey Jungle, a mountain park offering adrenaline pumping zip lining tours also has a display of monkeys, exotic birds and a charity dental clinic in a very tropical setting.
Ocean World Marine Park is one of the favorite attractions to visit and get to swim with real dolphins, see the white tiger grotto and feed exotic birds from all over the world. Enduro tours provide an alternative for those who like action crossing rivers and jungles around the mountainous areas. Nature lovers would love to go whale watching, the North coast is one of the world`s top whale watching destinations, specially from late February to end of May.
Pablo`s Acqua Adventures in Sosua has a dedicated team of experts available to assist you, and a lot of professional equipment in their store located almost next to the Sosua Beach parking lot. Merlin also has become one of the top diving and snorkeling shops in the beach. Right on the beach in at the Casa Marina hotel we find Aqua Center, a diving school with many years serving the Sosua area.
AQUA CENTER has a variety of highly trained and high category Instructors available in today’s diving market. The presence of a PADI Course Director (the highest Instructor rating in the PADI System), has permitted to develop the highest services quality.
ZIP LINING WITH YASICA ADVENTURES
Yasica adventures has amazing zip lining tours Only a 30 minute drive along the scenic route from Puerto Plata you will find our park, where you can enjoy spectacular views of our city and the Atlantic Ocean, which converts our tour in an unforgettable experience and 100% recommendable. when launched off the first of 10 platforms and 8 cables which make up the system, where you are suspended in the air between 100 and 300 meters, with speeds of up to 30 mph and heights of up to 100 feet above ground, gaining a fusion of adventure and emotion which will result in an unforgettable experience. Visit their website at http://www.yasikaadventures.com
TOUR OPERATORS IN SOSUA
Mel Tours is the oldest tour operator in Sosua. Tours Trips Treks & Travel is a very special type of tour operator, offering Customized program design and logistical management for groups and businesses with Educational, Cultural, Adventure, and Community Service Interests in the Dominican Republic. Isaira Tours has also been around for many years now, and specializes in transfers too.
Eric Tours is the most active of all the current tour operators in Sosua, their catalog offering virtually every tour available in town. On the lodging leg of traveling, Golden Treasures takes the lead with luxury and affordable villas for rent in Sosua, Cabarete, Puerto Plata, Cofresi, Cabrera and Costambar. This travel guide took shape over the course of the company`s 10 years servicing Sosua. The tour to Cayo Arena in La Ensenada is paradise island for snorkeling enthusiasts.
Offering the largest catalog of condos and vacation homes for rent and sell in the North Coast. A pioneer on specialized customer service in the areas of real estate and luxury rentals.
Catamaran tours are seen several times per week, departing from Playa Dorada with snorkelers, swimmers and party groups, a truly wonderful experience. Tour companies like Mel Tours offer a very extensive catalog of available tours, including the Outback Adventures DR which offers a great variety of family friendly tours to explore the countryside of the Dominican Republic. Their sightseeing tours are not only very informative, since you learn about local customs and culture, but also exciting and fun.
To learn more about Outback Safari Adventures Puerto Plata, Terra Cross Adventure Tours, Outback Safari Punta Cana or Jungle Rally Punta Cana, Visit Their Website – Today!. Rancho Montana is a horseback riding experience in a complete package crossing vegetation of rain forests, river crossings, mountains, canyons and small local villages. Golfing in the North coast has two fantastic courses, one of which is considered the best of many: Playa Dorada Golf and Playa Grande. No need to make reservations, and visitors can rent equipment, golf cart and shoes.
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC ECO TOURS
Iguana Mama`s eco tours has the largest selection of adventure, nature, swimming, jumping into pools of crystal clear water, biking, hiking, rafting, kiteboarding, surfing, extreme sports in general. Find your extreme side and go all the way with Iguana Mama. Hike and scale a series of spectacular waterfalls with the rainforest canopy above you and crystal clear water below, feel your senses come alive as you experience natures’ perfect water park. Combine a boat trip down the Yasica river with an easy 10km bike ride along the coast. This is an extremely informative bike tour, where beginners, families and bird lovers will have a chance to learn about the Dominican coastal vegetation and daily fishing life. Visit the website at http://www.iguanamama.com
FUN CITY GO KARTS PUERTO PLATA
Fun City Go Karts is a great spot for the kids, with several family friendly race tracks and a good selection of karts for children and grown ups. The park also offers a play zone for small kids and 3 different levels of racing: The cyclone track If you are ready for a hair-raising ride you are on the right track. This 1,066 ft (325 meters) long track is sure to be a challenge even to the experienced go-kart driver.
Show your friends who is the boss! the Grand Prix Track This track is Park’s longest, family oriented track. This 1,476 ft (450 meters) long track features single and double-seated karts, to assure that everyone in the family has a great time. Sprint 500 Climb behind the wheel and enjoy fast-paced action on our 590 ft (180 meters) long, high banked oval track. This track features scale replicas of real Sprint and Midget Cars and they will get your adrenaline pumping. Test your racing skills with up to 10 other drivers on wheel to wheel race.
Fun City Action Park features three great tracks in one location: Cyclone, Grand Prix and Sprint 500. These tracks are finest in the Dominican Republic and unique in their layout, design and safety features. At Fun City Action Park your safety always is #1 priority. Each of our tracks is closely supervised and our go-karts are professionally maintained. Contact (809) 320-1031.